noun Pathology.
loss of articulate speech.

1880–85; < Neo-Latin, perhaps via German; see an-1, arthr-, -ia

anarthric [an-ahr-thrik] , adjective Unabridged
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anarthria (ænˈɑːθrɪə)
pathol loss of the ability to speak coherently
[C19: New Latin, from Greek anarthros lacking vigour, from an- + arthros joint]

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anarthria an·ar·thri·a (ān-är'thrē-ə)
Loss of the motor ability that enables speech.

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